FREE Events for Adults and Kids!

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free events for kids and adults

FREE Events for Adults and Kids!

I’m excited to bring you this weekly list of FREE events and activities happening all across the USA from More with Less Today! Hopefully you and your family will find at least one of the events to be something you can participate in and have some fun!

If you know of any others to share, please let us know!

Barnes & Noble

Saturday, January 23 at 11:00 AM

Storytime and activities featuring The Wonderful Things You Will Be. Find the times and participating Barnes and Noble stores.

Bass Pro Shops

During January, attend free workshops on hunting, fishing, kayaking and more. Check your local Bass Pro Shop store for specific events, times, and details.

Guitar Center 

Saturday, January 23 at 10:15 AM – Intro to Ableton

Register at Guitar Center workshops.

Home Depot Workshop for Adults

Saturday, January 23 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM – Build a Storage Bench

Learn the skills to build a basic wood bench that has seating and storage all in one. We teach you to properly measure and cut, pre-drill, and offer ideas on how to complete your project with paint, patterns and hardware.  Materials can be purchased to make your own project.

You can pre-register online and get more information here: Home Depot workshops.

Lakeshore Learning Store

Saturday, January 23 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Kids design and take a Cozy Winter Puppet. Get more information here.

Lego Stores Free Model Build

Usually held monthly in stores, kids ages 6 to 14 can build and binoculars. Contact your closest LEGO® Store here for details.

Michael’s Kids Club

Saturday, January 23 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

Kids make and take a Craft Stick Snowman craft. Cost is $2 per child. Find out more information right here.

Pottery Barn Kids 

Storytime on Tuesdays from 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM. For more information, visit Pottery Barn Kids events here.

Saturday, January 23 from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Nursery Style Event – get design advice from the experts. Enjoy sip + snack and get a goody-bag with a Emily & Meritt inspired gift. Find your local Pottery Barn kids store to RSVP here.

Williams-Sonoma Free Technique Classes for Adults & Kids

Saturday, January 23 at 10:00 AM

Learn to prepare waffles for breakfast, lunch, dinner AND dessert. A hands-on class, suitable for ages 5-13. Contact your local store to register, class size is limited.

Sunday, January 24

Keep your culinary skills sharp by mastering basic knife techniques. First we’ll show you the proper way to hold a knife and to position the food. Then we’ll move on to serious slicing, dicing and chopping, along with more advanced cuts such as chiffonade, julienne and more. We’ll offer complimentary knife sharpening in this class. Contact your local store to register, class size is limited.

Crazy Holidays This Weekend

Make memories and celebrate fun holidays with your family. This week you can celebrate Handwriting Day, Peanut Butter Day, Pie Day, and more. See the schedule here at Days of the Year.

Coming Soon…

FREE Microsoft High Tech DigiCamp for Girls

Microsoft is proud to offer technology programs specifically for youth. Find out more information here.

FREE Museum Weekend for Bank of America Customers

Saturday, February 6 and February 7

Bank of America’s Museums on US offers free admission to more than 150 museums nationwide. Present your B of A or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a photo ID for free admission. Cardholder only. For more info visit

FREE National Park Admission Dates for 2016

  • April 16-24 – National Park Week
  • August 25-28 – National Park Service Birthday
  • September 24 – National Public Lands Day
  • November 11 – Veterans Day

Home Depot Kids Workshop

Saturday, February 6 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Kids make and take a Valentine’s Day Mailbox craft. Get more information and register atHome Depot workshops .

Lowe’s Build and Grow

Saturday, February 13 at 10:00 AM

Kids make and take a Valentine’d Day Picture Frame. Register at Lowe’s Kids Clinics.

More to Explore Throughout the Year:

FREE National Parks Admission for 4th Graders in 2015 – 2016 School Year

Starting in September 2015, every 4th grader will get an Every Kid in the Park pass food for FREE admission to all of America’s National Parks. The pass will be good for one full year and will be good for the 4th graders & their families as most parks charge admission per car. This is part of President Obama’s Every Kid in the Park initiative. Thanks to Thrifty NW Mom for the info!

Apple Camp

Enrollment is open for kids ages 8-12 to attend Apple Camp. This is popular free camp where kids can learn to make movies or create interactive books complete with their own illustrations and sound effects. Hurry, spots fill up quickly. Go here to sign up.

Athleta Stores

Free fitness classes, group runs and special events at your local store. Visit your local store page here for more information.

Apple Store

FREE workshops – learn the basics of Mac, iPad, iPhone, or iPod. Learn how to create slideshows with iPhoto, edit home movies with iMovie and more! Find your local store and make a reservation for a FREE workshop here.

FREE Beauty Events

Find FREE beauty events at local stores with free samples and demonstrations. Visit the website that keeps track of these right here.

Bowling for Kids all Summer

Kids Bowl for Free all summer at select bowling centers. Get two free games for each child, every day, all summer long. She rental is not included. Check to see what nearby bowling alleys are participating here.

Factory Tours

Find factory tours all across the USA, go here. The site has 570 tours and counting! Many are free but some may have an admission fee. (Thanks to the Happy Housewife for sharing this!)

Family Movies for $1 During the Summer

Participating Regal Cinemas, United Artists, & Edwards Theaters offer 9 weeks of family movies, rated G or PG, for just $1 on Tuesday or Wednesday mornings at 10am. You can see the schedule, starting dates and movies here on the Regal website.

Sephora: FREE In Store Beauty Classes

Join the Sephora Beauty club {it is free} and attend FREE beauty classes inside Sephora stores to learn everything from building a skin care routine to creating the perfect smoky eye. Classes are held on Sunday at more than 60 stores across the USA. Check with your local stores for schedules and times.

Home and Garden Shows

If you like Home and Garden shows, this site will give you a FREE pass. Check the ACS Home Show site.

FREE Major League Baseball Clinics

Through the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association, kids can attend a free baseball clinic in many locations across the country. The free program is called Free Legends for Youth Kids Clinics.

Playground Finder

If you find yourself in a new location and are looking for a playground, use the free KaBoom Map of Play, playground finder and just type your location into the search bar.

FREE Bowling

Kids Bowl for Free at select bowling centers. Just join their mailing list to get notified of the next Kids Bowl Free Day.

FREE Fitness Classes

Lululemon locations offer FREE yoga classes, go here for schedules and locations.

Athleta stores offer FREE in store fitness classes, go here for schedules and locations.

FREE Flying Lesson

Young Eagles – kids ages 8 to 17 experience aviation and get FREE rides in private aircraft flown by experienced pilots. Get more information here.

REI Running Classes

Learn or get back into running with training and techniques classes. Find our more at

FREE Roller Skating

Kids Roller Skate for Free: Find the closest participating facility right here.

FREE SKI Passport for 5th Graders

Go to to get a free pass in Idaho or the Pacific Northwest. For other areas, search for your state with the words 5th grade ski pass + your state, or the name of your local ski resort.

FREE Wine Tasting

Total Wine stores offer FREE wine tasting classes each weekend. Learn about specific producers, regions and varietals. Where allowed by law, participants receive special discounts on the wine being tasted. View the FREE Wine Tasting Schedule here.

Target – FREE Community Events

Target is also sponsoring FREE community events ranging from free museum admission, free theater tickets, family activities and tours at some of our countries most famous venues. Times and locations vary by city. Find free family activities sponsored by Target in your area right here.

More FREE Museum Dates

This site,, tracks free museum days in the following cities: Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Portland, San Francisco Bay Area, and the Seattle Area.

Be sure and check out your local library and parks and recreation departments for free programs and events right in your hometown!

Note: It is always best to call ahead and make sure that your local retailer is participating.

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  1. Mandy Belitz says:

    Love it

  2. I click on the sites nd they r not downloading.How can I find out where all of the events are at if the site won’t open.(yes I have refreshed the site nd still not opening

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